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Best 4WDs for Towing

December, 2020

With International travel off the cards for some time yet, West Australian’s are snapping up 4WDs so they can hook up their caravan or camper trailer and travel far and wide around the Country.

If you are planning to tow a caravan, camper, heavy trailer or horse float, you need the right vehicle to get the job done.

Which 4x4’s are best for towing? We list a few of our favourites below.

2019 Toyota Landcruiser 200 Series GXL

Toyota Landcruiser 200 Series GXL
Toyota Landcruiser 200 Series GXL

The Toyota Landcruiser 200 series is King of the road and makes towing a caravan a breeze, which is why you will see plenty of them around Perth and beyond. It is widely regarded as the best vehicle for towing and with the stats below, it isn’t hard to see why.

Engine: 4.5L V8 Twin Turbo Diesel
Braked Towing Capacity:
3500kg
Kerb Weight:
2740kg
Power/Torque:
195kW / 650Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 6850kg

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2020 Ford Ranger XLT

2020 Ford Ranger XLT
2020 Ford Ranger XLT

The Ford Ranger is one of the most popular dual cab utilities around right now. The Ranger has plenty of torque and power for towing, is fantastic on or off-road and is packed with technology and safety features.

Engine: 3.2L Turbo Diesel
Braked Towing Capacity:
3500kg
Kerb Weight:
2178kg
Power/Torque:
147kW / 470Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 6000kg

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2020 Mazda BT-50 XT

2020 Mazda BT-50 XT
2020 Mazda BT-50 XT

The Mazda BT-50 rates similarly to the Ranger but just comes in short. The BT-50 is still the complete package; extremely capable, gets the job done and looks great while doing it.

Engine: 3.0L Turbo Diesel
Braked Towing Capacity:
3500kg
Kerb Weight:
2020kg
Power/Torque: 140kW / 450Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 5950kg

Looking for Mazda BT-50’s in Perth? Check out Carz4u stock here.

Isuzu D-Max SX

Isuzu D-Max SX
Isuzu D-Max SX

The Isuzu D-Max makes light work of heavy loads. With its impressive 450Nm of torque, it has the power to move even when weighed down by your trailer. The D-Max also has plenty of safety features for safe towing such as; reverse camera, TSC and ESC.

Engine: 3.0L Turbo Diesel
Braked Towing Capacity:
3500kg
Kerb Weight:
2035kg
Power/Torque:
140kW / 450Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 5950kg

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Ford Everest Trend

Ford Everest Trend
Ford Everest Trend

The Ford Everest is the perfect all-rounder, it can transport the family and tow the caravan with ease. Whilst its stats aren’t as impressive as a Landcruiser, the price tag puts it within reach of those with a smaller budget and can still pull a heavy load.

Engine: 3.2L Turbo Diesel
Braked Towing Capacity:
3000kg
Kerb Weight:
2408kg
Power/Torque:
143kW / 470Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 5800kg

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Nissan Patrol Ti

Nissan Patrol Ti
Nissan Patrol Ti

There is one word for the Nissan Patrol. Impressive. It is powerful, smooth and has the biggest GCM of all. The only downfall is that it is a petrol which can mean it guzzles your fuel. But, under load there isn’t much variation to a diesel.

Engine: 5.6L V8 petrol
Braked Towing Capacity:
3500kg
Kerb Weight:
2812kg
Power/Torque:
298kW / 560Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 7000kg

Looking for Nissan Patrols in Perth? Check out Carz4u stock here.

Mitsubishi Pajero Sport GLS

Mitsubishi Pajero
Mitsubishi Pajero

The Mitsubishi Pajero Sport has sophisticated 4WD system great towing capacity, pair that with its space and size and it makes the Pajero Sport a great choice for families looking to hit and road and tow.

Engine: 2.4L Turbo Diesel
Braked Towing Capacity:
3100kg
Kerb Weight:
2065kg
Power/Torque:
133kW / 430Nm
Gross Combination Mass: 5565kg

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Engine, BTC, kerb weight, power, torque and GCM figures have been taken from Manufacturer specification sheets and were correct at time of publishing. Check with your local dealer for correct specifications.